How to Eat Meat During the Lent Season?

Answer In the Catholic Church, Lent is the 40-day period between Ash Wednesday and Easter Sunday during which one examines one's conscience and repents of one's sins. It is a time of deep self-reflection ... Read More »

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Can catholics eat meat during lent?

During the season of Lent, the Catholic Church asks its followers 14 years and older to abstain from meat on Ash Wednesday, Good Friday and all Fridays during the 40-day period of sacrifice and pen... Read More »

Is poultry considered meat for Lent?

Lent is a period of 40 days (not including Sundays) preceding Easter. Lent is most closely associated with the Catholic Church, although other churches observe it in various ways. The official Roma... Read More »

Fun Activities During Lent for Kids?

Lent celebrates the events of Jesus' last days before his death on Good Friday and his resurrection on Easter Sunday. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, and is a forty-day remembrance season, ending the... Read More »

Does the Paschal candle get lit for funerals during Lent?

On One Hand: The Candle May Be LitThe Paschal candle may be lit for funerals during Lent or any other time during the year, according to Fr. Edward McNamara of Regina Apostolorum in Rome. The light... Read More »